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Itaewon

Itaewon-dong, Yongsan-gu, Seoul, South Korea
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  • Excellent29%
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  • Average21%
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“halal food” (17 reviews)
“kebab” (6 reviews)
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Itaewon-dong, Yongsan-gu, Seoul, South Korea
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I understand this is a tourist/expat area but it is also very much known as an international area in terms of culture and food. That is often a great combination in my experience. Unfortunately, in Itaewon many(not all of course) of the expats seem to...More

Thank Todd R
Reviewed 1 week ago

Itaewon main road including direct side roads has many shops and offers food from all over the world. Bars, Lounges, Clubs and Pubs are available to get you a nice evening. The area is always busy and crowded. Especially on the weekends. Itaewon main road...More

Thank Fabius M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A nice spot for tourists to see a variety of Korean culture. Many vendors speak English. Lots to eat with reasonable prices.

Thank Randy R
Reviewed 1 week ago

If you want to enjoy summer breeze, a nice walk in a relaxed atmosphere and try food from around the world, this is the place to go.

Thank ericeric2017
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Itaewon is sometimes known as the city where there are more tourists and foreigners than actual Koreans, and I think it's because this place had a military base in the past (Not sure if it's still around now!). If you want to experience the night...More

Thank LexiLogues
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It was a casual visit to this place and was very exciting and memorable visit. Main street was fully crowded with people from different countries and culture. A different experience.

Thank dipu3139
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Good tourist street full of tourists and shops. You can find many things and also international food here

Thank amooali
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

A place to get delicious Halal certified Korean Food. Visit the Mosque. To get to all those location, you have to hike a little bit.

Thank AqilahDarus
Reviewed May 18, 2017

This is a great neighbourhood to go explore for food and drink. The main street is abuzz with pubs and restaurants but we particularly liked the side streets and back lanes where it was quiet and filled with hidden cafes and intimate diners. The residential...More

Thank TheTalamia
Reviewed May 7, 2017

Although there are Korean restaurants in Itaewon, most people go to Itaewon for food other than Korean. And there is everything from Bulgarian, Chinese, Japanese, South African, French, Italian, Spanish, Indian, Turkish and a lot more. My favorite vegan restaurant Plant is also located in...More

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Itaewon
Neighboring the immense Yongsan American Garrison,
Itaewon was once shunned by locals as a seedy, red
light district. But within the past few years, Itaewon
and its surrounding neighborhoods such as Kyunglidan
and Haebangchong have undergone a major revival to
quickly become one of Seoul’s hottest areas. Here,
trendy international restaurants dot the area
alongside hip lounge bars and some of Seoul’s hottest
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AzizFikryMohammad
Budget accommodations near Halal/vegetarian food for shopping in Dongdaemun Mkt, Namdaemun Mkt., Myeondong, Itaewon If we(an elderly couple) want to do our shopping at Dongdaemun Market(most of the time), and to have easy access(not many train/subway line changes) to go also (sometimes) to Namdaemun market, Myeondong & Itaewon in which area should we stay? Please suggest some affordable accommodations (budget hotels, guesthouse, residence, hostel) with double room, private bath, lift/elevator.
November 12, 2016|
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Response from LaTonya T | Reviewed this property |
I didn't stay overnight in any of the market places other than the International Market (Busan/Motel Aria), so I don't have any suggestions/recommendations. But I can tell you that most of the "budget" hotels, they're aren't... More
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nia9119
Hi all, where were you able to get a tailor made leather jacket and how long did it take to make it? Thanks Thida
August 22, 2016|
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Response from LaTonya T | Reviewed this property |
I haven't had anything tailor made but make sure to ask around for the best quality and price.
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